Clemente Australia is built on partnerships. ACU invites community, government and business organisations to offer sustainable, long-term support for Clemente through contributions of time, talent, influence, resources and funds.

Why support Clemente?

Clemente helps breaks the cycle of intergenerational poverty in Australia. It has a transformative and economic impact upon people and communities.

How can your organisation/agency help?

Partner organisations help in many ways, including but not limited to, providing:

  • coordination and administration
  • training and support for learning partners
  • learning environments with computers, Internet access and personal and material support for students
  • catering for students, lecturers and learning partners
  • financial and in-kind support
  • the time and experience of skilled staff
  • governance skills on steering and advisory committees
  • services, referrals and support for students
  • hosting classes and Clemente special events.

Current Clemente partners

Ballarat: City of Ballarat, Ballarat Cares, The Smith Family, Centacare Ballarat, Highlands Regional Libraries and Federation University (previously the University of Ballarat)
Brisbane: St Vincent de Paul Society, the Sisters of Mercy and Micah Projects, 
Canberra: St Vincent de Paul Goulburn/Canberra
Melbourne: CatholicCare Melbourne, Yarra City Council, St Vincent de Paul Parkville Conference, Landers &Rogers
Mt Druitt
: Holy Family Parish, St Vincent de Paul Western Sydney, Jesuit Refugee Services, CatholicCare Parramatta, Holy Family Catholic School Emerton
Campbelltown: St Vincent de Paul Wollongong, Presentation Sisters
Surry Hills Sydney: Mission Australia

Who do you contact?

Talk to the Clemente Australia national office or your local coordinator

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